Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Teabowl and saucer

Date:
1740–50
Culture:
Chinese with Dutch decoration, for Dutch market
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (teabowl .22): 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm);
Diameter (saucer .23): 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Harold D. Shattuck, 1961
Accession Number:
61.224.22, .23
Not on view
Mrs. Harold D. Shattuck (until 1961; to MMA)
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